Employment

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 Opportunities for the 2015 – 2016 School Year 

Full Time Early Childhood Assistant

The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork is seeking a full-time early childhood assistant for the Kinderhaus who is willing to join our strong Early Childhood Team. Group leader qualification is required (2 early childhood classes required – ECE 101 and another ECE class). We are looking for someone with Waldorf experience and love of working with children. The hours are from 7:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 7:45 – 4:00 Wednesdays. Includes benefits.

 

Part-Time Early Childhood Assistant

The Waldorf School on the Roaring Fork is seeking a part-time early childhood assistant for the Kinderhaus who is willing to join our strong Early Childhood Team. Group leader qualification is required (2 early childhood classes required – ECE 101 and another ECE class). We are looking for someone with Waldorf experience and love of working with children. The hours are from 12:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 12:00 – 4:00 Wednesdays. $17.00/hr.

 

Part-Time Handwork Assistant

Assistant for Handwork Classes
$17/per hour – number of hours and times still TBD.

 

Fourth Grade Teacher

Fourth Grade Teacher for the 15-16 school year while the class teacher is on maternity leave. Position is full-time until the winter break and 40% from January until the end of the school year.

 

Strings Teacher

Part-time position.

 

Eurythmy Teacher 

73% position.

 

Eurythmy Pianist 

Part-time position.

 

Qualifications, Salary and Benefits

       Ideal candidates are Waldorf-trained teachers with a Bachelor’s degree, at least two years of teaching experience and a commitment to working out of Anthroposophy. Applicants must be dedicated to excellence in teaching and recognize the importance of parent education, self-development and collegial cooperation.

Full-time faculty are currently offered a strong benefits package which includes medical and disability coverage, a retirement plan, and tuition remission. Our base salary is competitive with other Waldorf schools. We also have a strong mentoring program which includes an on-site mentor.
WSRF is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religious affiliation or sexual orientation.
How to Apply
Please send a letter of interest, a brief biography, a resume, and names and contact information for three references to our Faculty Administrator, Carla Beebe Comey at: carla@waldorfschoolrf.org
About Our School 
WSRF is located in the Rocky Mountains of Western Colorado close to Aspen. We are celebrating our 22nd anniversary this year with a supportive parent body and a caring faculty. Our school is set in a beautiful valley where the community enjoys a multitude of outdoor recreational opportunities year-round. Our school has a parent and child program, two preschools, two kindergartens and grades one through eight with approximately 180 students. Our campus is all straw bale construction and designed based on Steiner’s architectural indications, providing a beautiful space for our faculty and children to thrive. Our faculty works cooperatively and collaboratively within a greater community that is progressive and has a small town feels while benefiting from the multi-faceted cultural opportunities of Aspen.
Qualifications, Salary and Benefits
       Ideal candidates are Waldorf-trained teachers with a Bachelor’s degree, at least two years of teaching experience and a commitment to working out of Anthroposophy. Applicants must be dedicated to excellence in teaching and recognize the importance of parent education, self-development and collegial cooperation.
       Full-time faculty are currently offered a strong benefits package which includes medical and disability coverage, a retirement plan, and tuition remission. Our base salary is competitive with other Waldorf schools. We also have a strong mentoring program which includes an on-site mentor.
     WSRF is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religious affiliation or sexual orientation.
 How to Apply
        Please send a letter of interest, a brief biography, a resume, and names and contact information for three references to our Faculty Administrator, Carla Beebe Comey at: carla@waldorfschoolrf.org

About the Roaring Fork Valley (Aspen,BasaltCarbondaleGlenwood Springs and Snowmass Village):

  • World-class recreation and cultural activities
  • Four beautiful seasons with lots of sunshine
  • Surrounded by White River National Forest and BLM

About our school:

  • 13 acre eco-campus with wetlands and river access
  • Nationally recognized, anthroposophically-inspired strawbale buildings
  • Incredible performance facility
  • Strong community with active parent body
  • Commitment to independent rather than private schooling

About our faculty:

  • Cohesive and supportive
  • Gifted men and women that includes both very experienced and young faculty members
  • Trained subject teachers – eurythmy, Spanish, handwork, movement, practical arts
  • On-going mentoring and support for professional development
  • Committed to pedagogical and anthroposophical studies
  • Hard-working and growing